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Apple Update: August 10, 2017

Available in PDF: 12_Apple Update Auguest 10 In this update: Growth stage Precipitation Retain label changes International Fruit Tree Association – Part 2 Diseases: fire blight, scab, fruit rot, blister spot Insects: apple maggot, codling moth, San Jose scale, woolly … Continue reading

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Apple Update: May 30, 2017

Crop Stages In Southwestern Ontario apples are at 3 to 12 mm fruitlet size In Grey County and east of Toronto, apple blossoms are at full bloom to petal fall Production Fruitlet thinning applications have begun in Southwestern Ontario and … Continue reading

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Apple Update: May 24, 2017

In this update: Crop Stages Production Fire Blight Apple Scab and Powdery Mildew Summer Diseases Insects Crop Stages In Southwestern Ontario, apples are at king bloom petal fall to 10 mm fruitlet size. In Grey County and east of Toronto, … Continue reading

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Apple Update: May 16, 2017

Crop Stages In all locations bloom stages are pretty spread out, depending on variety and proximity to water. In Essex, Kent Middlesex, Lambton, apple blossoms are at bloom to petal fall. In Elgin, Middlesex, Norfolk, Brant and Niagara, apple blossoms … Continue reading

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Apple Disease Management: Part 3 – Summer to Harvest

The following is a continuation in the Apple Disease Management series. Refer to earlier posts Part 1 – Early Season (Green Tip to Tight Cluster) and Part 2 – Tight Cluster to Petal Fall for more information. Apple Scab With … Continue reading

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Apple Update: June 7, 2016

Crop Stages Apple fruitlets range in size between 10-20 mm with the largest fruitlets in South Western Ontario and the smallest fruitlets in Eastern Ontario and around Georgian Bay Production Up until this past weekend, the weather has been very … Continue reading

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Apple Update: May 25, 2016

Crop Stages Apple buds are at full bloom to petal fall across the province. The warm weather over the long weekend has sped the bud development along. Production Growers have been applying Apogee to trees that have 1-1.5” of terminal … Continue reading

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